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An impressive combination f Vacancy Inkeepers and PoltergeistIn 1982 Viv Delaney night clerk How to Grow Hydroponic Marijuana At Home: A Complete Guide to Growing Most Potent Cannabis Ever! of Sun Down hotel vanishes into thin air They never find her corpse Nobody knows her whereabouts Till in the present time her niece Carly arrives at the hotel getting the same job her missing aunt had performed decades ago After her mom s sudden death becausef big C Carly is so adamant to find La Prise de l'Elysée: Les Campagnes Présidentielles de la Ve République out what has happened to her aunt By getting ridf the burden f the past she feels like she may designate her wn path for her The Ugly Princess own future stepsAs soon as Carly arrives to Fell and starts her new gig she s going to findut she s living ten times worse experience f Paranormal Activity movie seuels and she knows who she is gonna call f course Ghostbusters but there is bad reception at the hotel The story is narrated by two people and two timelines We move back and forth between 1982 and today We have Viv and her niece Carly as narrators They re so interestingly similar each ther nly their zones are different but both f them brave smart risk taker loner introverted happy with their wn terms and small things kind Harvest to Hydrosol: Distill Your Own Exquisite Hydrosols at Home of ladies I thought too many times Carly could be daughterf Viv Their instincts and approaches to the events their actions are so similarCarly is too determined to find the secrets about the hotel and what happened to her aunt which puts her life in danger because she literally has to deal with the supernatural entities who could help her show the truthThere are so many amazing characters such as Helen I visualized as Billie Lourd Hunchback only Carrie Fisher s talented daughter could handle this creepy weird but also loveable character Andf course nobody knows what is like to be the sad man behind blue eyes Nick is also memorable character hiding from his traumatic past a great partner Buddy of crime to help Carly to solve the puzzleI had great terrifying time and I truly enjoyed every secondf it by reading this book Special thanks to NetGalley and Berkley Publishing Group to share this best ARC COPY and give me early Christmas gift in exchange my honest review And honestly guys PLEASE READ IT READ IT READ ITAnd special thanks to Simone St James for creating this amazing memorable stunning mind blowing masterpiecebloginstagramfacebooktwitter The night it all ended Vivian was alone She felt like crying She felt like screaming She felt sickI don t want to go in there But I will Because I always doObviously flashy psychological thrillers are still trendy but have you ever picked up a mystery that is simply well written to the point where you can just bask in that book s uiet glory and subtle power That OMG I am speechless Well not reallybut can I give this book 10 stars Adding this to my list The Space Child's Mother Goose of all time favorite thrillers Yes it was that good So many good things about this book where do I even startI think what made this book so special was the feelings it gave me The creepy chills down my spine feelings I had the entire book I am not sure how an author can manage to spin such an atmospheric feel with words that you are entirely caught up in the whole vibe How is this really possible It is thoughtrust me I was at the Sun Down Motelyep I was I could hear the ice maker rattling down the hallway I could smell the musty smellf years The Quotable Hitchens from Alcohol to Zionism: The Very Best of Christopher Hitchens of neglect I could feel myself gearing up for fightr flight as I knew something really bad was going to happen I could visualize the dirty carpet and thin stained bedspreadsEwwThat is just The Greatest Survival Stories Ever Told: Seventeen Incredible Tales onef the many factors that made this book absolutely fantastic The story line was so interesting that I was captivated the whole time With a dual time line f an aunt that had gone missing in 1982 and her niece who wanted answers to uestions in 2017 it constantly kept you are your toes Especially when Carly decides to work at the Sun Down Motel doing the exact same job as her aunt Viv did twenty years prior Did I mention Viv went to work ne night and never came home Not Much Has Changed At has changed at Sun Down Motel No flipping way would I last ne single night therehells to the NO As you guessed it I loved this book Perhaps going to be my favorite
Book Of The Yearof the year I hear you it is nly January 15th but I guarantee we will be having this same conversation at the end Death Threat of the year This book is that good Going into this book I uietly hoped that I would love it as much as I did The Broken Girls I am so happy to report I somehow managed to love it even While The Broken Girls dipped a toe in the supernatural The Sun Down Motel dives in headfirst and these waters run dark and deepIn 1982 Viv Delaney ends up in Fell New York completely by chanceHerriginal destination was New York City but after stopping in Fell she ends up staying working the night shift at a seedy roadside motelNever ne to shy away from the macabre Viv isn t scared ff when she notices mysterious happenings around her workplaceThe motel itself isn t the nly scary part f her new life however the clientele f The Sun Down also leave a bit to be desired Not to mention the missing and murdered young women in the areaViv decides to begin an investigation She s going to get to the bottom f what is going Porter Rockwell: A Biography on at the motel and with the missing girlsne way Satire or anotherWe follow Viv s perspective as her time at The Sun Down edges towards her final night a cold night in November when she disappears without a traceWe also follow the perspectivef Viv s niece Carly who arrives at The Sun Down thirty five years laterThings fall into place fairly rapidly for Carly It s almost like she was meant to be thereShe gets hired to work the night shift at the motel just like her Aunt Viv and ends up living in Viv s Deflower the Boss old apartmentCarly who is actively researching her Aunts disappearance will end up discovering way than she bargained forI absolutely loved every second I spent reading this bookI was a fanf St James before but this was magic for my mind The alternating perspectives where fantastic I felt drawn to each woman and comfortable listening to their stories being told in their timeThe pacing was excellent No filler to get through just meat It was perfectly plotted as you raced towards the conclusionThe side characters were all well developed and each added their Hebrew magic amulets own dimension to the story Both Viv and Carly had allies in their search for answers even though theyften felt alone in their missionsOf course the atmosphere was fantastic as well something St James definitely excels at writing Additionally I enjoyed the theme f particular dangers to women and how that can make you feel powerless to know you always have to have your guard up That you can be harmed at another s willAt the end f the day Simone St James is an autobuy author for me I hope she continues down this same path for a long time to come She has such a great gift for eerie storytelling and I m here for itThank you so much to the publisher Berkley Books for providing me a copy Being There of this to read and review I truly appreciate it and have since purchased a finished copy for my shelves I look forward to seeing what twisted tale St James will thinkf nextOriginalThings I love1 Simone St James2 This coverGive it to meand just like that thank you so much for my ARC BerkleyYou are too good to me and I love it find this review هذه بلادنا: الجواء othersn my blog There is a video I came across Buddha's Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love, and Wisdom on Twitter a couple months agof a woman giving ther women tips n how to protect themselves and stay safe if they have to venture utside at night complete with where to best hide a pepper spray. Or f The Broken GirlsUpstate NY 1982 Every small town like Fell New York has a place like the Sun Down Motel Some customers are from Witness to the Martyrdom: John Taylor's Personal Account of the Last Days of the Prophet Joseph Smith outf town passing through n their way to someplace better Some are locals .
OMG This was a GREAT book I m not ne to hand ut 5 star ratings But I loved this creepy story For me a 5 star euals Great characters Great setting Great storyPlus I don t want to put it down and I think about the story even when not reading it because it s just that greatThis was told n two time linesViv in the early 80 sCarly Viv s niece in present day They both worked the night shift at a very haunted motel But bviously there s even to this mysterious story It really sucked me in I just loved itI listened to this very creepy audiobook which was narrated very well btw Anyway I was finishing it up well past bedtime last night and I had to keep pausing it because every sound in the house was creeping me utHighly recommend this The War at Home: One Family's Fight Against PTSD one if you like ghost storiesmysteries Another Booktube video this time all about the Top 10 Booksf 2020 so far Now that you know this fabulous book made the list check ut the video to see the rest Sun Down Motel can I help youNothing Just the faint sound f breathing There s a terrible secret hidden within the walls f the run down motel just utside f Fell New YorkThirty five years ago Viv Delaney began experiencingdisturbances during the night shift at the Sun Down Motel Ones that had her uestioning everything she s ever known and reality itself What if everything I ve seen everything I think is true And just like thatshe disappeared She felt like crying She felt like screaming She felt sick In modern day Carly spent her life watching how that disappearance affected her mother And when Carly s mother dies Carly is drawn to Fell the last known location f her Aunt VivAt first Carly tells herself that she wants to do just a little bit Ten Thousand Goddam Cattle: A History of the American Cowboy in Song, Story and Verse of exploration perhaps even findut what happened to her auntButwhat started Set Theory, Logic and Their Limitations out as an innocent curiosity uickly became something much Somef us like the dark It s what we know And almost without realizing it Carly finds herself drawn to the location f Viv s disappearance nly realizing too late that there was something else drawing her there all she could hear was her wn breath sawing in and ut The Stringbean Murders of her lungs Oh manOhhhh manThis was a wildneFirst and foremost the Sun Down Motel provided just the perfect backdrop for a truly spine chilling tale It had so many creepy little things and really set up the entire bookI loved the alternating view points and this is something I don t say too أساطير شعبية من قلب جزيرة العرب: الجزء الرابع often They were so well balanced and really gave the story that extra popViv s perspective had so much mystery and playedut beautifully And I truly had no idea where Carly s view point was going which just made me absolutely addicted to this storyThe way Simone St James interwove ghost stories and the Stricken (Asphalt Cowboys, other terrifying elements definitely brought everything togetherAll in all this was a FABULOUS buddy read with Tucker the Reader With thanks to the author and Berkley Publishing for a free copy in exchange for an honest reviewYouTube Blog Instagram Twitter Snapchat mirandareads Dark Ghostly So Good Something strange is goingn at The Sun Down Motel In 1982 20 year The Sporty Game old Vivian Delaney stumbles upon a jobpening as the night shift clerk at The Sun Down Motel located in eerie Fell New York During her shifts Vivian begins to notice some inexplicable American Yakuza II occurrences at the rundown motel doors randomlypening and closing strange phone calls the smell Inventions That Changed the World: Working Wonders of cigarette smoke when none is present It seems that the Sun Down is haunted Making things even dramatic are the creepy customers who come to stay At the same time young women in Fell are being murdered Vivian plays investigator and when she comes up with a lead she vanishes without a traceFast forward to 2017 Vivian s 20 year Love Onboard: Cupid's Caribbean Cruise old niece Carly arrives in Fell seeking answers about her aunt Vivian s disappearance Carly finds herself doing Vivian sld job at the Sun Down and also begins to notice the strange happenings at the motel As she investigates her aunt s disappearance she finds herself in extreme
DangerThere Are So Many Things I Lovedare so many things I loved this book Simone St James transported me are so many things I loved about this book Simone St James transported me Fell NY The atmosphere is rife with eeriness The whole time I was reading this I kept thinking that it would make for the perfect Halloween read The supernatural plays a large role I am not the most tolerant when it comes to the supernatural but it works in this book The ghosts serve a purpose not to scare but to remind Vertical Mind: Psychological Approaches for Optimal Rock Climbing of events from the past Vivian and Carly share somef the same characteristics but their voices are distinct The mystery is intriguing and while the plot is not the most complex I was riveted and could not put this book down It was a little rocky in the beginning and felt like a cheesy tv movie but the the better it got I was wholly entertained by The Sun Down Motel and I highly recommend to those who enjoy creepy atmospheric mysteries I received an ARC Blood Love of this book from Edelweiss and the publisher in exchange for an honest review Twilight zone s intro music blastingut in my mind nananana I m in the middle ground between light and shadow between science and superstition and I m at the dimension f imaginationNananaI cannot sleep I cannot move I cannot breathe When I was younger so much younger than today I never needed anybody s help in anyway but even all ghost members f Beatles cannot save me I m numb terrified I m speechless I m about to do something in my pants but I don t I barely hold myself Thankfully I wore diapers before reading something sooooo scary So I m giving my 5 gaazzzzzillion ssstaaarss I cannot even speak r properly write this book is so horrifying I wish I hold my childhood Teddy bear to gather my wits but I already ripped its head when I was nine reading Salem s Lot DammitIt s midnight in LA even my 247 partying neighbor is sleeping My husband is still making entire Jurassic World s sound effects by snoring loudly But I m alert Eyes shut pen Already all lights in the house are turned n I m at the verge f hysterical breakdown waiting to see Sun Down Motel s ghosts banging n the door Is this smoke I smell right now Is this a salesman walking toward me Who keeps knock knock my heavenly house s doors Eric Clapton Daattt Freddy Mercury Nope He will rock not knock Okay I can t stand any dear lovely ccupants f Sun Down Motel I m not night clerk I m just regular reader who loves your stories I m not talking about ne DIY, Dammit!: A Practical Guide to Curse-Free Crafting of your friendlyne named Casper I actually find it verrated and Simone St James did an amazing job because I didn t eat for 8 hours I didn t move an inch and now my legs turned into jellies that I couldn t move them they re useless right now And f course I had limited booze service from my husband you can imagine drinking and empty stomach could be definition f living dangerously I didn t blink and I think my face is also paralyzed I m just looking like a survivor after ver botox injections I didn t even visit to bathroom so my bladder already performing Under Pressure as a tribute to Bowie and MercuryAs a summary This book is mind blowing horrifying and so
Much Better Than Entirebetter than entire movies I ve watched lately It s better than Bad Times at the El Royale I wish salesman Simon could dance like Chris Hemsworth but you cannot get what you want all the time entertaining as Bates Motel this time night clerks are women and innocent but we cannot say the same for the deceased Civil rights, tool of communist deception occupantsf the place whose souls stayed there for their unfinished businesses and they re as creepy spooky disturbing as Overlook ccupants So we have an amazing gem is. The secrets lurking in a rundown roadside motel ensnare a young woman just as they did her aunt thirty five years before in this new atmospheric suspense novel from the national bestselling and award winning auth. .
How to wield your keys like you would a knife and how many clothes to layer n your body There was urgency and fear in the woman s voice and a haunted fatalistic uality in her eyes that struck such a fundamental chord with me The women in the replies were empathetic understanding grateful The men who by all appearances had never been acuainted with true fear in all their days were skeptical at best deriding at worst Isn t she exaggerating They scoffed It can t really be that bad they decidedBut this is the lesson Cutthroat of every woman s life that there are no safe places You will be defenseless You will be as soft sands before the wavesf a man who decided you were to die20 year An Eastern Orthodox Response to Evangelical Claims old Carly Kirk the protagonistf Simone St James horrifying but beguiling novel is well versed in the language The Claiming of the Shrew of fear native to every womanCarly s aunt Viv Delaney vanished into thin air from the seedy upstate New York motel she worked the night shifts at and her disappearance remained deeply searedn Carly s mind a permanent mental hangnailThough all Carly has to remember her aunt by was a newspaper clipping from 1982 and the grief in her heart she sets Summoned out from her Illinois hometown to Fell NY searchingn nly the thinnest most unlikely thread f hope the need to find answers to her uestions burning through her as though she were a candlewick In Fell Carly tries to piece together an aunt who is gone from a few clues scattered across a small town where secrets collected inside like black soot Carly s uest gives her meek unwelcome fear time to fuse into something cold and when she blows the closet pen the skeletons spill ut like blood at her feetWhat follows is a twisty flashbackflashforward narrative that balances two central and interlinked mysteries shifting in ways that no decent reviewer should disclose Although they don t exist simultaneously Carly and Viv s stories run in eerie parallels This illuminates the terrible gulf Baghdad, Mon Amour: A Journey of Exile and Return of years between twenty and fifty but it also reminds us that this story has happened for generations is happening right now and will most certainly happen again New grievances seem to always have a wayf following Dead Inside old fault linesThe Sun Down Motel is the kindf novel that begs to be read at ne in the morning under the covers with a flashlight in your hand Sleep is a thing I couldn t remember while reading this book the face and smell and texture f it all forgotten The novel s breakneck pacing is backed up by a sensation The Taste of Spruce Gum of constant dread which creates a keep you guessing air that s simply magnetic I watched the way a fisherman watches a darkening cloudn the horizon as the pieces f a pattern drifted closer together until every part f the puzzle yielded its secrets The motel not She Stoops to Conquer only plays a character in The Sun Down Motel as many settings in good novels do but it acts as partf the plot itself The unsettling energy that buzzes throughout the motel is magnified by the rapid dissolving Slow Getting Up: A Story of NFL Survival from the Bottom of the Pile of the boundaries between the real and the supernatural and soon every shadow grows ripe with meaning every detail cryingut for the reader s attentionBoth Carly and Delaney are engaging characters Brave and confident that their course would throw up no Orb obstacles so large that they could not be plowedver with sheer force The Dandy and Lady Penelope of momentum Carly and Delaney fly headlong into danger like a loosed hound seeking vengeance Their stifled awe in the facef encroaching strangeness speaks however profoundly to ur wn numbness in a world where real wonders and horrors crop up every day Still it s hard not to feel in the baser part Multi-Family Therapy of yourself a savage snarlf rage while reading this novel That sudden swoop National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America, 7th Edition of the stomach the all too familiar coursing anger at the men monsters who grew wearyf desire and developed a taste for causing pain and the gratuitous unavenged deaths f so many young women I stepped ut f this book feeling sick with that feeling poisoned turned inside ut I still do to be honestIf I have to point A History of Prophecy in Israel, Revised and Enlarged out a flaw in this novel it would be the ending On thene hand The Sun Down Motel closes with a jarring reveal that fully justifies the Think good thoughts about a pussycat obscuringf truth and arrangement One, Two, Three Me of clues that leads up to it butn the ther hand the conclusion feels lean and abrupt to the point f coming across rushed The predictability Sex and Lust in Tijuana: True Sex Stories of the Tjamigos of it has a flattening effect too making singularly boring what should have been a defining moment and I felt somewhat cheatedf a dramatic showdown that would resonate deeplyThat said don t let that discourage you from picking up this book Solid and smartly told The Sun Down Motel is uite the remarkable achievement ko fi blog twitter tumblr 45 Creepy Spooky Stars Upstate NY 1982 Every small town like Fell New York has a place like the Sun Down Motel Some customers are from ut f town passing through Tea for Ruby on their way to someplace better Some are locals trying to hide their secrets Viv Delaney works as the night clerk to pay for her move to New York City But something isn t right at the Sun Down and before long she s determined to uncover allf the secrets hidden I loved this book I did love The Broken Girls by this author and this The Life of Saint Philip Neri one is just as good I loved the atmosphere and the spooky creepy vibe The motel really had the creep factor goingn The Sun Down Motel is haunted and it has very creepy customers The whole town f Fell is so spooky This is the perfect Halloween book It hooked me straight from the beginning and didn t let go until the end I loved the ghost story and how it then turned into a thriller and mystery The suspense kept me turning the pages and kept me reading into the early hours The suspense kept me turning the pages and kept me reading into the early hours the morning There are several twists and turns that have me surprises I loved the plot I was intrigued and couldnt wait to find ut what was going to happen next I loved the two timelines and loved Viv s the bestThe characters were so well developed and it was very well written I felt so sorry for VivI loved Carly she made a great investigator Also loved Alma the cop
too The Traveling Salesman freaked me ut as much as theThe Traveling Salesman freaked me ut as much as the did and then when Callum came into the story he was scary too I loved the ending and I highly recommend this book to those that love a spooky thrillerThis was a Traveling Sister ReadI want to thank Berkley Edelweiss and the author for the copy I only Like the Fingers of the Guy I Hate, Vol. 1 of this book in exchange for an honest review I ain t afraidf no GhostI don t know why upon finishing this book I could not get Ray Parker Jr s theme song for Ghostbusters The Whistle Pig outf my head If there is something weird and it don t look good Thank you Simon St James for that earworm and f course for writing such an engrossing creepy haunting and riveting bookThe Sun Down Motel an ld Motel with secrets ghosts and a dark tale to tell Some get a room to sell drugs some to drink themselves into blivion some to have a torrid affair some to sleep for the night after a long day f driving some for prostitution But the Motel has a history a history those in the town Church Planting Is for Wimps: How God Uses Messed-Up People to Plant Ordinary Churches That Do Extraordinary Things of Fell know about but aren t always so willing to talk about A Motel where things really do go bump in the night Viv Delaney worked as the night clerk at the Sun Down Motel and soon begins to notice things that that aren t uite right Things that are creepy scary and strange Intrigued she begins to investigate the Motel s history because that is what you do right when doorspen and close A Stepdaughter In Heat on theirwn I d be so ut f therejust sayin But then Rufus one day Viv isn t there anyCarly arrives in the townf Fell with uestions Her aunt Viv Vivian went missing. Rying to hide their secrets Viv Delaney works as the night clerk to pay for her move to New York City But something isn't right at the Sun Down and before long she's determined to uncover all f the secrets hidde.